Medal Commemorating the Coronation of Empress Catherine II
Ivanov, Timofei Ivanovich
D 2 in x D 0.125 in
Gift. Alexandrov, Nikolai Nikolaevich
Table medal commemorating the coronation of Empress Catherine II on September 22, 1762. On obverse: Profile of Empress Catherine II. On reverse are two figures at an altar and one in clouds above and inscription: За спасенiе вѣры и отечества | коронована в Москвѣ | сент 22 д 1762 ("For the salvation of faith and fatherland. Crowned in Moscow on 22 September 1762").
Inscriptions & Markings
On obverse signed: TIF. On reverse signed: CЮ